Exxon Mobil investing $600 million in alt fuel

Oil giant Exxon Mobil Corp. will announce Tuesday an investment of $600 million to produce liquid transportation fuels from algae in partnership with Synthetic Genomics, according to a report from the New York Times early today.

U.S. Officials visit China to highlight clean energy

U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Commerce Secretary Gary Locke arrive to China to stay through July 17 to highlight the potential for mutually beneficial relationships in the clean energy sector, as well as promoting energy efficiency and curb pollution.

Intersolar North America

Intersolar North America, a business-to-business trade show in the United States for the global solar industry will be held in San Francisco, CA from July 14 to 16.

20th World Oil Forum 2009

The 20th World Oil Forum 2009 kicks off from July 13-15 in London, UK where world oil and gas executives will meet to focus on critical matters of the industry such as shifting geopolitics in energy, strategy, commercial and business development issues which may impact projects in Africa, Asia, Latin America , Middle East and Russia.